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Description of Nickels_Soils_Lab.P (NSL, Arbuckle/Nickels Soils Lab)

PestCast Network(s)

Independent

Observer

Franz Niederholzer

Location

Green Bay Road and California Avenue, 3 miles SE of Arbuckle
County: Colusa    Nearest City: Arbuckle
Latitude: 38 deg 58 min N    Longitude: 122 deg 05 min W    Elevation: 160 ft

Station and site characteristics

Manufacturer/model: Campbell Scientific CR10X
Ground cover: Clean, Soil type: Sandy Loam

Available data

UC IPM database records begin/end: February 10, 2001  /  on-going
Reporting interval: Hourly, Daily
Stored variables:
Air Temperature, max/min: Rotronics HP-043 Probe
Air Temperature, average: Rotronics HP-03 probe
Bee Flight Time: calculated using air temp sensor
Dew Point Temperature: calculated from HP-043 probe
Evapotranspiration: Calculated Reference Evapotranspiration
Precipitation: TR-525WSW tipping bucket rain gauge
Relative Humidity, max/min: Rotronics HP-043 probe
Relative Humidity, average: Rotronics HP-043 probe
Solar Radiation: Li200X Silicon pyranometer
Air Temp Thresholds: hours of T <= 32F; T <= 28F; T <= 26F
Wind Speed/Direction, average: RM Young Wind Monitor model 05103
Wind Speed/Direction, maximum: RM Young Wind Monitor model 05103
Variables with computed averages: none

Comments

Open area 150 feet away from buidling and 50 feet away from trees. 2/1/12 Wind data unavailable from 1/1/12 until further notice.


Details about reported variables

Air Temperature, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Rotronics HP-043 Probe
Height of Sensor: 5 feet
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Backup Station #1 ZAMORA.A
Averages Station Backup: ZAMORA.A
Comment: Location is in an almond field.
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Air Temperature, average
Variable or Sensor: Rotronics HP-03 probe
Height of Sensor: 5 feet
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly
Bee Flight Time
Variable or Sensor: calculated using air temp sensor
When Installed: 10 February 2001
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Dew Point Temperature
Variable or Sensor: calculated from HP-043 probe
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly
Evapotranspiration
Variable or Sensor: Calculated Reference Evapotranspiration
Sensor Setup: calculated
When Installed: 01 February 2001
Comment: Per John Edstrom, ET resumed (7/28/05)
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Precipitation
Variable or Sensor: TR-525WSW tipping bucket rain gauge
Height of Sensor: 3 feet
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly
Relative Humidity, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Rotronics HP-043 probe
Height of Sensor: 5 feet
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Relative Humidity, average
Variable or Sensor: Rotronics HP-043 probe
Height of Sensor: 5 feet
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly
Solar Radiation
Variable or Sensor: Li200X Silicon pyranometer
Height of Sensor: 6 feet
When Installed: 23 February 2001
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly
Air Temp Thresholds
Variable or Sensor: hours of T <= 32F; T <= 28F; T <= 26F
When Installed: 10 February 2001
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Wind Speed/Direction, average
Variable or Sensor: RM Young Wind Monitor model 05103
Height of Sensor: 25 feet
When Installed: 07 December 2012
Reporting Intervals: Hourly
Wind Speed/Direction, maximum
Variable or Sensor: RM Young Wind Monitor model 05103
Height of Sensor: 25 feet
When Installed: 07 December 2012
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly

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